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  • Get Cryphy Flyer Designs 2008-2012
    Mike "2600" Davis has been the official Get Cryphy flyer designer since their second party back in 2008. On the flyer aesthetic: "The word 'Cryphy,' still far from a Twin Cities household name at this point, reminded me of Tales from the Crypt. I started looking for images of a Tales from the...
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  • Yo La Tengo at First Avenue, 2/4/13
    Long-running indie rockers Yo La Tengo performed for a rapt audience at First Avenue on Monday night, playing two very different sets - one quiet, one loud - with no opening act. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on February 4, 2013 Don't miss the review of Yo La Tengo at First Avenue!
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  • Lucinda Williams at the Dakota, 2/4/13
    Lucinda Williams and Doug Pettibone perform five intimate shows at The Dakota this month. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on February 4, 2013
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  • Minneapolis Burlesque Festival 2013 [NSFW]
    Executive Producer Gina Louis had big things in store for the first annual Minneapolis Burlesque Festival this weekend at the Ritx Theater, showcasing everything from aerialists, comedy, drag, and the best burlesque dancers around. Sold-out shows throughout this past Thursday through Sunday...
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  • Soundgarden at the Orpheum, 2/2/13
    Soundgarden returned to Minneapolis for the first time since 1994. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on February 2, 2013
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  • Big Freedia at the Turf Club, 2/2/13
    New Orleans diva Big Freedia brought the best of the Big Easy's bounce scene - including three all-star dancers - to the Turf Club on Saturday night, even throwing in a pre-show "bounce class" to help the fans shake off a bitterly cold night. Slapping Purses and DJ Shannon Blowtorch opened....
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  • Dan and Matt Wilson at the Pantages, 2/1/13
    Dan and Matt Wilson took over the Pantages Theatre on an exceptionally snowy Friday night, performing songs from their respective solo careers, Semisonic, The Twilight Hours, and Trip Shakespeare, among others. The sold out crowd alternated between sitting silently, listening to the vocal...
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  • January Jamboree: The month in 100 photos
    Though we kicked off the year with an extra-chilly start, tons of events around the Twin Cities and across the country heated January up with lots of fun for all whether it was in the snow or on the sand.
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  • Transmission at the Varsity, 1/30/13
    Jake Rudh brings his Transmission New Wave and Britpop night back to Varisty Theater for the annual David Bowie birthday celebration. Photos by DAVID ECKBLAD on January 30th 2013
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  • Gary Schiff and Brother Ali at Blarney's, 1/29/13
    Gary Schiff kicked off his Minneapolis mayoral campaign yesterday and stopped at Blarney's with special guest and friend Brother Ali. PHOTOS BY KENDRA SUNDVALL on January 29, 2012
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  • Chez Arnaud: The Tour
    Chez Arnaud on Grand Avenue in St. Paul is the latest outpost in a small chain of French bakeries (with other stores in White Bear Lake and Maple Grove). It is both a patisserie, making exquisite French desserts, and a boulangerie, specializing in bread. Those breads include baguettes (on par...
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  • Red Bull Crashed Ice After Party at Myth, 1/26/13
    The Official Red Bull Crashed Ice After Party at Myth in Maplewood featured live DJ performances from Get Cryphy, Rick Rude and Lil Jon. Though Lil Jon did not actually rap at the party, he did play several songs he did rap on in the past. He may have still been a little tuckered after losing...
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